This week’s cartoon requires a bit of explanation to those not from Sooke. We recently had our city council elections. The two mayoral candidates took to the road with banner-waving campaign (reflected in some of my earlier cartoons). Wendal Milne won by a landslide. And what really shocked me was that after the election, Milne once again took his team to the roadside, this time waving “Thank You” banners. I think it was the first time I’ve ever noticed a politician thanking the people in such a grass-roots manner.
Now I’ll shut up. Here’s the cartoon: